Six Pitt McGehee Attorneys Named as 2013 Super Lawyers

Six attorneys from Pitt McGehee, Palmer & Rivers have been named 2013 Michigan Super Lawyers. An independent third-party rating service for attorneys, Super Lawyers recognizes outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and evaluations of

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Pitt McGehee Rolls Up its Sleeves to Help Soup Kitchen

Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden, which has never been shy about finding community work that needs to be done, grabbed its staff in October and traveled to St. Peter’s Episcopal Church’s Soup Kitchen.

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Exotic Dancer Class Action Suit Filed Against Markovitz – Press Release

October 28, 2013, Royal Oak, Michigan — A class action lawsuit has been filed in Federal Court in Detroit by three current and former exotic dancers against several Detroit adult night clubs, including The Coliseum, Flight Club and Penthouse Club. 

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Bonanni Files Suit Against Adult Night Club Owner

Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden Partner Megan Bonanni has filed a class action lawsuit in Federal Court in Detroit on behalf of three current and former exotic dancers against nightclubs owned by Alan Markovitz. You can read the story here. 

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Pitt’s Brown Defense Gets Attention of Oakland Press

Michigan’s gay marriage case got another summary from the Oakland Press on October 16, which included an interview with Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden Partner, Michael Pitt. In the article, Michael discussed his legal defense of Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown to issue marriage licenses to eligible couples, regardless of sexual orientation. You can

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Michael Pitt Honored by WSU Law School

Wayne State University Law School honored Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden founder and Partner Michael Pitt for his contributions to the school at its “Treasure of Detroit Gala”,  on September 28 Pitt was one of four alumni who the school honored for their achievements in the legal field and contributions to the school. The “Treasure

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Michael Pitt Calls Bill to End State Bar Fees an “Overreaction”

A proposal which would make the State Bar of Michigan membership fees optional is being met with some attorney derision, who claim, according to Crain’s Detroit Business, nothing more than political posturing.  Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden Partner Michael Pitt was quoted in the article, saying the move was an “overreaction.”  He told Crains’

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Palmer Featured in Legal News Profile

Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden Partner Robert Palmer was featured in a Legal News profile written by Sheila Pursglove who focused on his childhood dream of becoming and attorney and the path that took him to where he is now. You can read the Legal News profile here.

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Pitt McGehee Attorneys Win $1.4 Million Settlement in Alcatel-Lucent USA Suit

The law firm of Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden led by attorneys Michael Pitt, Cary McGehee, Beth Rivers, Megan Bonnani and Andrea Johnson, in a collective action brought under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, have won a $1.4 million dollar settlement for its clients after alleging that defendant Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc., engaged in a

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Carlson Tells Legal News it’s Time to Call “Right to Work” Something Else

Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden attorney Kevin Carlson told the Detroit Legal News that the term “Right to Work” is a misnomer. Michigan  became the 24th state to enact a right-to-work law, but Carlson, who along with the firm is leading the charge to oppose the law, says the full effects of it may

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